New York, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2012
Systematic Alpha Futures Fund, Ltd. (Class B), managed by the New York based CTA Systematic Alpha Management, LLC, has won the HFMWeek US Performance Award 2012 in the following category: Managed Futures (CTA) Under $250m.
The Awards ‘determine the pick of the crop for hedge fund strategies’, according to HFMWeek, and are designed to recognize firms that have outperformed their peers over the course of the last 12 months.
“We won a similar award back in 2009. However, winning it in 2012 makes us feel particularly proud given the challenges we faced last year,” noted Peter Kambolin, CEO of Systematic Alpha Management.
“The receipt of the HFMWeek Performance Award is recognition of our hard work and ability to make necessary adjustments and enhancements to our unique market neutral CTA program in the face of the difficult market conditions for the CTA industry as a whole,” noted Dr. Alexei Chekhlov, SAM's Head of Research and Portfolio Manager.
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ABOUT SYSTEMATIC ALPHA MANAGEMENT
Systematic Alpha Management LLC (SAM) is a fully systematic, quantitative CTA. Its investment programs aim to generate pure alpha returns in a diversified mix of global equity, currency and commodities markets.
SAM’s objective is to deliver uncorrelated absolute returns while offering superior liquidity terms, flexibility and transparency to its investors.
SAM’s high frequency trading programs are developed by a highly qualified team of theoretical physicists, mathematicians and computer scientists using the latest advances in data collection and analysis, and trading infrastructure.
The New York-based firm manages assets for funds of managed accounts, funds of funds, family offices, private banks and high net worth investors in the Americas, Europe and Asia. SAM is registered as a Commodity Pool Operator (CPO) and a Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA) with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA).